Yasser Harrak

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          In his study of the development of modern Palestinian identity and national consciousness, Khalidi structurally supported his book Palestinian... more
Rashid Khalidi
Yasser Harrak
Economic development and its impact on the status of democracy is a fascinating discussion. Western democracies have long established a perfect correlation... more
Barbara Geddes
Yasser Harrak
Samuel Huntington
Leonardo Villaton
Matthew Loveless
Arend Lijphart
Ross Bukhart
Comparative politics underwent periods of reconstruction starting from the civil liberties period to the apogee of the cold war and its ramifications, to the... more
Yasser Harrak
Mark Blyth
Jean Blondel
Gabriel Almond
Karen Armstrong's approach in "the Holiness of Jerusalem: Asset or Burden" treating the Jerusalem question is sound and unique. Unbound by the chronology of... more
Karen Armstrong
Yasser Harrak
Middle East Politics
Arab-Israeli Conflict
Arab League
The unprecedented access to information in the Middle East and North Africa have had a great impact on the population and regimes. The population, largely... more
Yasser Harrak
Middle East
North Africa
Arab Spring
Targuist Sniper
Saudi Arabia
Social Media
protest movement
It is wrong to assume that Islam is the only determining force behind family structures, gender relations and patriarchal organizations in Middle Eastern and... more
Yasser Harrak
Arzu Merali
Orientalists, as far as many scholars are concerned, tend to have a reductionist perspective about the non-Western other often portrayed as homogeneous,... more
Yasser Harrak
Gholam Khiabany
The hyperbole of accusing Trudeau of supporting dictatorships made big news. Things making big news are not necessarily big. Trudeau's statement about the... more
Leslie Roberts
Yasser Harrak
Fidel Castro
Justin Trudeau
The study of Orientalism helps understanding how Westerners perceive the Middle East. In this introductory synopsis, I will answer the following questions:... more
Yasser Harrak
Edward Said
Dona Stewart
Amardeep Singh
Fox News
Press TV
To explain the relationship between radicalization and exclusion, the case of Muslims in post-independence India serves as a good example. The book Asian Islam... more
Yasser Harrak
John Esposito
Osman Bakar
Rajiv Gandhi
There is an ongoing debate about whether Islam is compatible with democracy. There are two ways to look at this question. The first one is by asking if... more
Yasser Harrak
Islam is often characterized (in the West) as being patriarchal and oppressive to women. Muslim feminist Asma Barlas disagrees with this characterization... more
Yasser Harrak
Asma Barlas
In shaping the Islamist ideology, the past plays the kernel role. Saying this leads us to ask: which past plays such a role? How examplary was this past?  ... more
Yasser Harrak
Mohammed Ayoub
The CRS reports (2008 - 2009) were meant to give a cut-and-dry definition of Wahhabism, Salafism, Sunnism and Shi'ism for members and commitees of Congress.... more
Christopher Blanchard
Karen Armstrong
Yasser Harrak
Colonialism have had a great impact on Muslims, leaders and communities, and on Islam as well. Although the impact of colonialism posed a challenge to Muslims... more
Yasser Harrak
Jonathan Berkey
Sami Zubaida
Sayyid Qutb
Saad Zaghloul